The head of the government said this to journalists in Odesa, the Governmental portal reports.
"I see no reasons to raise the price of gas. At the same time, local authorities, heating companies, water utilities should analyze the cost structure and start modernization of the economy. While this process is held, we will protect people through a subsidy program," Groysman said.
He stressed that the funds for modernization programs were provided by the decentralization reform.